Tax & Accounting Blog

Transforming the market – one customer at a time

Transforming the market – one customer at a time

With more than 89,000 local governments in the United States—including 3,031 counties—creating a seamless platform to serve the diverse needs and nuances of government land and property tax administrations across the nation was no small challenge. Yet, today, after years of careful strategic planning, development and implementation, we are entering a new chapter of our … Read More

Foreign Trade in the 21st Century

Foreign Trade in the 21st Century

There have been numerous activities related to political changes, technological progress and globalization that have undergone extreme radical transformations since the second half of the 20th century. Foreign Trade has not escaped these transformations causing an accelerated growth that is changing the way countries and companies trade with extraordinary speed. Today, there is not a … Read More

Ireland Issues 2016 Annual Report, Includes Participation in BEPS Project

Ireland Issues 2016 Annual Report, Includes Participation in BEPS Project

On April 27, 2017, Irish Revenue issued its 2016 Annual Report, which discusses Ireland’s participation in the OECD BEPS project during that year. Ireland has joined the OECD Inclusive Framework for the global implementation of the BEPS project. As a member, Ireland has committed to implementing the four BEPS project minimum standards (Read More

Land management in Stafford County: A cautionary tale

Land management in Stafford County: A cautionary tale

By Scott Mayausky Commissioner of Revenue, Stafford County During the 2017 World Bank Land and Poverty Conference held recently in Washington D.C., I had the opportunity to discuss property tax and land management practices with delegates from around the world, including several from Nigeria, Zimbabwe, and other African nations. The theme of this year’s conference … Read More